Recall List for the 1990 Volkswagen Passat

Official recalls have been issued for the 1990 Volkswagen Passat by the NHTSA. The complete details of all recalls are listed below, along with what they cover and the recommended solutions.

Recalls don't cost you anything to get fixed, but most are time-limited, so if your car is affected you should call your local Volkswagen service department immediately!

If you have questions about a recall, write down your VIN & then call Volkswagen customer service.

  1. RECALL: Vw/Engine Cooling System

    A leaking heat exchanger will allow hot coolant to escape causing injury to the driver's feet or could steam up the interior of the vehicle temporarily impairing the driver's visibility, increasing the risk of a vehicle ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    JUL 01, 1996
    Vehicles Affected
  2. RECALL: Fuel:Throttle Linkages And Control

    The venturi tube can partially block the throttle plateand prevent it from returning to its full idle position, resulting in unwantedengine speed when the vehicle is placed in a forward or reverse ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    SEP 15, 1992
    Vehicles Affected

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